What's in Bloom

Here is a general reference for our calendar of blooms – please remember that weather can affect actual bloom times. (Spring 2014 started one month earlier than usual). If you want to see if something specific is blooming, please call Visitor Services at (818) 949-4200.

  • JANUARY: Camellias, cherry trees and winter annuals
  • FEBRUARY: Camellias, magnolias, cherry trees and daffodils
  • MARCH: Tulips, camellias, irises, lilacs, cherry trees, clivia and daffodils
  • APRIL: Azaleas, camellias, irises, lilacs, native plants and wildflowers and wisteria
  • MAY: Roses, azaleas, camellias, irises, wildflowers and California natives
  • JUNE: Modern and heritage roses and summer annuals
  • JULY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER: Roses, summer annuals and perennials, crape myrtle, and cassia
  • OCTOBER: Sasanqua camellias, roses and fall foliage
  • NOVEMBER: Camellias, toyon berries, annuals, gingko and fall foliage
  • DECEMBER: Camellias, toyon berries, annuals and ginkgo.
  • Pink is the color of early autumn at Descanso. (From left) naked lady lilies (Amarcrinum), the flowering tree Chorisia speciosa, and Camellia sasanqua 'Double Rainbow'